WHAT DO YOU STAND FOR? WHAT DO YOU BELIEVE IN? WHO WOULD YOU STAND UP FOR? These are the most important questions you’ll ever ask yourself–what rouses your soul and speaks to your heart? Justice? Equality? Freedom?…fair enough. But ask yourself, at what...
Sayed Mahdi al-Modarresi Faith Leader, Theology Lecturer, Author of Upcoming “Why Muslims Are Weird” It’s not the Muslim Hajj, or the Hindu Kumbh Mela.. Known as Arbaeen, it is the world’s most populous gathering and you’ve probably never heard of it! Not...
  Jerrmein Abu Shahba Now that the season of mourning Abi Abdillah Al Hussain (AS) has reached its temporary conclusion, now what?  For the past two months, many of us attended majales e azaa regularly. Many of us observed the state...
Event: 1. Introduction of film 2. US Premiere Screening of ‘Arbaeen’ 3. Question & Answer with the director 4. Special performance of poetry recitation and exclusive performance of the track ‘Revolutions’ by Ali Al Hadi 5. Special raffle Gift from the holy shrine of...
Instinctively, we all admire the ‘good’ things in humankind – compassion, honesty and justice. Actively pursuing such attributes is arguably what gives us our worth as human beings. But have you ever considered the lengths you go to in...
There are two men in the history of mankind whose legendary stands of dignity had profound impact, inspiring centuries of commemoration and reverence. Those two men are: Saint John the Baptist, known as Prophet Yahyah (pbuh), born in the...
“Is there anyone who will help me?” A line that reverberates throughout time in a challenge to humanity to choose either dignity or humiliation when faced with oppression. This line was spoken by Imam Hussain (as). He was the grandson...
The mission of Imam Hussain was to restore and reform the righteousness of faith in the Muslims, and the humanity for all people. In a time filled with treachery, crime, and disregard for the teachings of God from all...
“Sacrificing your happiness for the happiness of the one you love, is by far, the truest type of love.” – Imam Hussain (as) “Oh Allah, what did he find, he who lost you? And what did he lose, he who...
Were the victors of this great war the bloodthirsty and worldly Umayyad soldiers? Or, were the victors Imam Hussain and his companions who gave their lives along the path of love of the Truth and along the path of...